Beru Correctional Service in Popondetta, Nothern Province, is one of 20 prisons inthe country.
Overthe past two years, Beru Correctional Service has experienced peaceful operations. This has been attributed tothe good working relations betweenthe Prison Commander and his staff.
They are now preparing for the festive period.
A warning order has been issued by Commissioner, Martin Belthasar, to Commander, Teddy Beaga, to ensure no prisoners escape duringthe festive period.
Commander Beaga assuredthe commissioner thatthey will maintain this good record.
Most ofthe inmates are fromthe province and are obedient to orders he says.
All seven female inmates are convicted of murder, whilethere is only one inmate, sentenced to life in prison, who has been at Beru since 2004.
The institution requires 68 staff, butthey are currently on 47. Despite this shortage, Commander Beaga has confidence in his men.
The facilities are in good condition and boaststhe best female wing inthe country.
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